Douglas Fowley

Douglas Fowley
1911 - 1998

Douglas Fowley  American Actor


Douglas Fowley (May 30, 1911 – May 21, 1998) was an American movie and television actor. The 5'11" actor is probably best remembered for his role as the frustrated movie director Roscoe Dexter in Singin' in the Rain (1952)....

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First Name Douglas
Middle Name Vincent
Last Name Fowley
Full Name at Birth Daniel Vincent Fowley
Alternative Name Douglas V. Fowley, Douglas V. Frowley, Doug Fowley
Age 86 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th May, 1911
Birthplace The Bronx, New York, USA
Died 21st May, 1998
Place of Death Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Singin' in the Rain
Year(s) Active 1933-1982
Family Member Kim Fowley (son) (musician)
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Father Murphy1981 Amos Perry TV Show
Nuts and Bolts1981 Primo (voice) Movie
The North Avenue Irregulars1979 Delaney (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Detective School1979 Robert Redford TV Show
The White Buffalo1977 Amos Bixby (Train Conductor, narrator) (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Sunshine Christmas1977 Stanley (as Douglas V. Fowley) TV Movie
CHiPs1977 Barney TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Old Jacoby the gardener TV Show
Quark1977 Dr. O. B. Mudd TV Show
Black Oak Conspiracy1977 Bryan Hancock (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
From Noon Till Three1976 Buck Bowers (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Won Ton Ton: The Dog Who Saved Hollywood1976 Second Drunk (uncredited) Movie
Arthur Hailey's the Moneychangers1976 Danny Kerrigan TV Show
Family1976 Watchman TV Show
The Oregon Trail1976 Eli Thorpe TV Show
The Quest1976 TV Show
Barbary Coast1975 Stumpy TV Show
Starsky and Hutch1975 Lijah TV Show
Switch1975 Jake TV Show
The Blue Knight1975 Noodles TV Show
Homebodies1974 Mr. Crawford Movie
Kolchak: The Night Stalker1974 The Super TV Show
Police Woman1974 Ike TV Show
The Rockford Files1974 Ted TV Show
Walking Tall1973 Judge Clarke (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Kung Fu1972 Trapper TV Show
The Streets of San Francisco1972 Mr. Hobbes - Sr. TV Show
Run, Cougar, Run1972 Joe Bickley (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Here Comes the Judge1972 TV Movie
Cade's County1971 Obie Benteen TV Show
O'Hara, U.S. Treasury1971 Addison Harper TV Show
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys1969 Grundy (as Douglas V. Fowley) Movie
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969 Dr.Hanes TV Show
My World and Welcome to It1969 Grandpa TV Show
Julia1968 Gus TV Show
Mayberry R.F.D.1968 Judson TV Show
The Name of the Game1968 Haskell TV Show
Dundee and the Culhane1967 Judge TV Show
Gentle Ben1967 Hap TV Show
The Guns of Will Sonnett1967 Hi Lowe TV Show
The Second Hundred Years1967 Henry Sykes TV Show
Pistols 'n' Petticoats1966 Grandpa Andrew Hanks TV Show
Iron Horse1966 Osgood Dusty Brewster TV Show
Nightmare in the Sun1965 Movie
A Man Called Shenandoah1965 Gil Harden TV Show
Branded1965 Jed Peck TV Show
Laredo1965 Jerky Collins TV Show
7 Faces of Dr. Lao1964 Toothless Cowboy Movie
Guns of Diablo1964 Mr. Knudsen Movie
Daniel Boone1964 Rufus C. Hoops TV Show
Gomer Pyle: USMC1964 C. B. Sinclair TV Show
Miracle of the White Stallions1963 Lt. General Walton H. Walker Movie
Who's Been Sleeping in My Bed?1963 Photographer (uncredited) Movie
Temple Houston1963 Doc Webb TV Show
The Bill Dana Show1963 Pedro - Jose's Uncle TV Show
The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters1963 Knudsen TV Show
The Lucy Show1962 Indian Chief TV Show
The Virginian1962 Sheriff Ben Tolliver, Sorrowful TV Show
Barabbas1961 Vasasio Movie
Hazel1961 Mr. Jeffries TV Show
Buffalo Gun1961 Sheriff Movie
My Three Sons1960 Toby Chambers TV Show
The Andy Griffith Show1960 Hobo TV Show
Desire in the Dust1960 Zuba Wilson Movie
These Thousand Hills1959 Whitey (uncredited) Movie
Bonanza1959 Ned Conrad TV Show
Tightrope1959 Max Rommey TV Show
Pony Express1959 TV Show
The Geisha Boy1958 GI in Korea (uncredited) Movie
Sea Hunt1958 Pop TV Show
The Texan1958 Mar Anderson TV Show
U.S. Marshal1958 Stoneman TV Show
Wanted: Dead or Alive1958 Tolliver Bender TV Show
A Gift for Heidi1958 Alm Uncle Movie
Jefferson Drum1958 Wooley TV Show
Bayou1957 Emil Hebert Movie
The Badge of Marshal Brennan1957 Marshal Matt Brennan (as Doug Fowley) Movie
Perry Mason1957 Rubin Cason TV Show
Richard Diamond, Private Detective1957 Bailey TV Show
Trackdown1957 Rex Carlson TV Show
Wagon Train1957 Ed Graham TV Show
Kelly and Me1957 Dave Gans Movie
Raiders of Old California1957 Sheriff Movie
Alcoa Theatre1957 Pop TV Show
Code 31957 Vince Lamb TV Show
The Californians1957 Joker Dannon TV Show
Bandido1956 McGhee Movie
Rock, Pretty Baby1956 'Pop' Wright Movie
The Broken Star1956 Hiram Charleton Movie
Man from Del Rio1956 Doc Adams Movie
State Trooper1956 Doc Crippin, Black Jack Nighbert, Matt 'Pop' Porter TV Show
Telephone Time1956 TV Show
The Gale Storm Show: Oh, Susanna!1956 Doyle TV Show
Zane Grey Theater1956 Luke TV Show
Texas Lady1955 Clay Ballard Movie
The Girl Rush1955 Charlie - Stickman Movie
Cheyenne1955 Pritchard TV Show
Crossroads1955 Bob Egan TV Show
Gunsmoke1955 Buck Doolin TV Show
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp1955 Doc Holliday TV Show
The Millionaire1955 Tom Diamond TV Show
The Lonesome Trail1955 Crazy Charley Bonesteel Movie
Damon Runyon Theater1955 TV Show
The Great Gildersleeve1955 Henry J. Rafferty TV Show
3 Ring Circus1954 Circus Payroll Man (uncredited) Movie
Deep in My Heart1954 Harold Butterfield Movie
Casanova's Big Night1954 Second Prisoner Movie
The High and the Mighty1954 Alsop Movie
The Naked Jungle1954 Medicine Man Movie
December Bride1954 TV Show
It's a Great Life1954 Con Man, Joe Hanson TV Show
Lassie1954 Purdy Timmons TV Show
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin1954 Benedict Benson, Dingle, Joe Ring TV Show
The Public Defender1954 Fred Davis TV Show
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1954 Joe Bickley TV Show
Waterfront1954 Al Jessup TV Show
Southwest Passage1954 Toad Ellis Movie
The Lone Gun1954 Bartender Charlie Movie
Adventures of the Falcon1954 Ed Brawlor, Cliff Brent TV Show
Untamed Heiress1954 Pal Movie
With This Ring1954 Movie
Cat-Women of the Moon1953 Walter 'Walt' Walters Movie
Kansas Pacific1953 Max Janus Movie
The Band Wagon1953 Auctioneer (uncredited) Movie
The Man Behind the Gun1953 Buckley Movie
Make Room for Daddy1953 Fingers Patman TV Show
The Life of Riley1953 Mickey Fender TV Show
Topper1953 TV Show
A Slight Case of Larceny1953 Mr. White - Circle Star Gas Stations Movie
Cruisin' Down the River1953 Humphrey Hepburn Movie
City Detective1953 Wes, Detective Wes Harris TV Show
The Man Behind the Badge1953 TV Show
The Pride of the Family1953 Bushnell TV Show
The Revlon Mirror Theater1953 TV Show
Red River Shore1953 Case Lockwood Movie
Horizons West1952 Ed Tompkins Movie
Room for One More1952 Ice Man (scenes deleted) Movie
Singin' in the Rain1952 Roscoe Dexter Movie
This Woman Is Dangerous1952 Saunders, Gambling House Prorietor (uncredited) Movie
Death Valley Days1952 Charlie Alford, William Arcane, Quint TV Show
Four Star Playhouse1952 Police Lt., Frank Harvey TV Show
The Abbott and Costello Show1952 Lefty TV Show
Just This Once1952 Frank Pirosh Movie
Finders Keepers1952 Frankie Simmons Movie
Across the Wide Missouri1951 Tin Cup Owens (uncredited) Movie
Angels in the Outfield1951 Cab Driver (uncredited) Movie
Callaway Went Thataway1951 Gaffer (uncredited) Movie
Tarzan's Peril1951 Herbert Trask Movie
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok1951 RufeTolliver, Blackjack Harris, Ed Ruskin TV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951 Muggsy, Supporitng Role, Pete TV Show
Criminal Lawyer1951 Harry Cheney Movie
South of Caliente1951 Dave Norris Movie
Chain of Circumstance1951 Lt. Fenning Movie
Armored Car Robbery1950 Benny McBride Movie
Bunco Squad1950 Det. Sgt. Mack McManus Movie
Edge of Doom1950 2nd Detective Movie
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone1950 Steve Kepplar Movie
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show1950 Ted Montague, Charles Lowe, P.T. Prescott of the Circus TV Show
Beware of Blondie1950 Adolph Movie
Hoedown1950 Gang Leader (uncredited) Movie
Killer Shark1950 Louie Bracado Movie
Rider from Tucson1950 Bob Rankin Movie
Rio Grande Patrol1950 Bragg Orcutt Movie
Stage to Tucson1950 Ira Prentiss Movie
So You Think You're Not Guilty1950 Convict (uncredited) Movie
He's a Cockeyed Wonder1950 'Crabs' Freeley Movie
Any Number Can Play1949 Smitty (uncredited) Movie
Battleground1949 'Kipp' Kippton Movie
Mighty Joe Young1949 Jones Movie
Susanna Pass1949 Roberts aka Walter P. Johnson Movie
Take Me Out to the Ball Game1949 Karl (uncredited) Movie
Arson, Inc.1949 Frederick P. Fender Movie
Bad Men of Tombstone1949 Gambler (uncredited) Movie
Flaxy Martin1949 Max, Detective Movie
Manhattan Angel1949 Mr. Fowley - Press Photographer (uncredited) Movie
Massacre River1949 Simms Movie
Satan's Cradle1949 Steve Gentry Movie
Joe Palooka in the Counterpunch1949 Thurston Movie
Renegades of the Sage1949 Sloper Movie
Search for Danger1949 The Inspector Movie
Clunked in the Clink1949 Vera's Husband Short Film
Behind Locked Doors1948 Larson Movie
Black Bart1948 Sheriff Mix (uncredited) Movie
Coroner Creek1948 Stew Shallis Movie
Docks of New Orleans1948 Grock Movie
Gun Smugglers1948 Steve Reeves Movie
If You Knew Susie1948 Marty Movie
The Denver Kid1948 Henchman Slip Movie
The Dude Goes West1948 Beetle Movie
Joe Palooka in Winner Take All1948 Reporter Movie
So You Want to Be in Politics1948 Harry - Campaign Manager (uncredited) Movie
Waterfront at Midnight1948 Joe Sargus Movie
So You Want to Be a Gambler1948 Honest John the Poker Player (uncredited) Short Film
Arkansas Swing1948 Howard, the Horse Trainer Movie
Desperate1947 Pete Lavitch - Private Eye Movie
Merton of the Movies1947 Phil Movie
Scared to Death1947 Terry Lee Movie
The Hucksters1947 Georgie Gaver Movie
The Sea of Grass1947 Joe Horton Movie
Fall Guy1947 Inspector Shannon Movie
'Fun on a Week-End'1947 Gambling House Owner (uncredited) Movie
Gas House Kids in Hollywood1947 Mitch Gordon Movie
Roses Are Red1947 Ace Oliver (as Doug Fowley) Movie
Undercover Maisie1947 Daniels Movie
Wild Country1947 Clark Varney Movie
Backlash1947 Red Bailey Movie
Jungle Flight1947 Tom Hammond Movie
Key Witness1947 Jim Guthrie (uncredited) Movie
Ridin' Down the Trail1947 Mark Butler Movie
Rose of Santa Rosa1947 Larry Fish Movie
Three on a Ticket1947 Mace Morgan Movie
The Trespasser1947 Bill Monroe Movie
Yankee Fakir1947 Murgatroyd Bartholomew 'Yankee' Davis Movie
Blonde Alibi1946 Henchman Willie (uncredited) Movie
High School Hero1946 Coach Carter Movie
In Fast Company1946 Steve Trent Movie
'Neath Canadian Skies1946 Ned Thompson Short Film
Chick Carter, Detective1946 Rusty Farrell Movie
Drifting Along1946 Jack Dailey Movie
Freddie Steps Out1946 Coach Carter Movie
The Glass Alibi1946 Joe Eykner Movie
Her Sister's Secret1946 Navy Officer (uncredited) Movie
Larceny in Her Heart1946 Doc H. C. Patterson Movie
Rendezvous 241946 Chief Agent Hanover (uncredited) Movie
North of the Border1946 Nails Nelson Movie
Don't Fence Me In1945 Jack Gordon Movie
Along the Navajo Trail1945 J. Richard Bentley Movie
Life with Blondie1945 Blackie Leonard (uncredited) Movie
What Next, Corporal Hargrove?1945 Colonel (uncredited) Movie
Behind City Lights1945 Taxi Driver (uncredited) Movie
And the Angels Sing1944 N.Y. Cafe Manager (uncredited) Movie
Lady in the Death House1944 Dr. Dwight 'Brad' Bradford Movie
One Body Too Many1944 Henry Rutherford Movie
See Here, Private Hargrove1944 Capt. R.S. Manville Movie
The Story of Dr. Wassell1944 Bit Part (uncredited) Movie
Detective Kitty O'Day1944 Harry Downs Movie
Johnny Doesn't Live Here Any More1944 Rudy (uncredited) Movie
Rationing1944 Dixie Samson Movie
The Racket Man1944 Toby Sykes Movie
Shake Hands with Murder1944 Steve Morgan Movie
Dr. Gillespie's Criminal Case1943 Wallace (uncredited) Movie
Jitterbugs1943 Malcolm Bennett Movie
Minesweeper1943 Cutter Lt. Wells Movie
Bar 201943 Slash Movie
Colt Comrades1943 Joe Brass Movie
Gildersleeve's Bad Day1943 Louie Barton Movie
Riding High1943 Brown (uncredited) Movie
Sleepy Lagoon1943 J. 'The Brain' Lucarno Movie
Swing Shift Maisie1943 Investigator (uncredited) Movie
The Chance of a Lifetime1943 Nails Blanton (uncredited) Movie
The Kansan1943 Ben Nash Movie
Pittsburgh1942 Mort Frawley (uncredited) Movie
Somewhere I'll Find You1942 Army Captain (uncredited) Movie
Stand by for Action1942 Ensign Martin Movie
Hay Foot1942 Captain Rossmead Movie
I Live on Danger1942 Joey Farr Movie
Lost Canyon1942 Jeff Burton (as Doug Fowley) Movie
Mississippi Gambler1942 Chet Matthews Movie
Mr. Wise Guy1942 Bill Collins Movie
So's Your Aunt Emma!1942 Gus Hammond Movie
Sunset on the Desert1942 Ramsay McCall Movie
The Devil with Hitler1942 Walter Beeter Short Film
For the Common Defense!1942 Dutch Mullner Short Film
The Man in the Trunk1942 Ed Mygatt Movie
Tanks a Million1941 Capt. Rossmead Movie
Dangerous Lady1941 Police Sgt. Brent Movie
Doctors Don't Tell1941 Joe Grant Movie
Secret of the Wastelands1941 Slade Salters Movie
The Great Swindle1941 Rocky Andrews Movie
The Parson of Panamint1941 Chappie Ellerton Movie
Mr. District Attorney in the Carter Case1941 Vincent Mackay Movie
20 Mule Team1940 Stag Roper Movie
East of the River1940 Cy Turner Movie
Cafe Hostess1940 Eddie Morgan Movie
Cherokee Strip1940 Alf Barrett Movie
Ellery Queen, Master Detective1940 Rocky Taylor Movie
Wagons Westward1940 Bill Marsden Movie
The Leather Pushers1940 Slick Connolly Movie
Pier 131940 Johnnie Hale Movie
Charlie Chan at Treasure Island1939 Pete Lewis Movie
Dodge City1939 Munger Movie
Slightly Honorable1939 Madder Movie
Henry Goes Arizona1939 Ricky Dole Movie
It Could Happen to You1939 Freddie Barlow Movie
Lucky Night1939 George Movie
The Arizona Wildcat1939 Rufe Galloway Movie
Boy Friend1939 Ed Boyd Movie
Inside Story1939 Gus Brawley Movie
Alexander's Ragtime Band1938 Snapper Movie
Mr. Moto's Gamble1938 Nick Crowder Movie
Submarine Patrol1938 Seaman Pinky Brett Movie
City Girl1938 Ritchie Movie
Time Out for Murder1938 J.E. 'Dutch' Moran Movie
Keep Smiling1938 Cedric Hunt Movie
Passport Husband1938 Tiger Martin Movie
Walking Down Broadway1938 Ace Wagner Movie
Charlie Chan on Broadway1937 Johnny Burke Movie
On the Avenue1937 Eddie Eads Movie
This Is My Affair1937 Alec Movie
Fifty Roads to Town1937 Dutch Nelson Movie
One Mile from Heaven1937 Jim Tabor Movie
Wake Up and Live1937 Herman Movie
Wild and Woolly1937 Blackie Morgan Movie
Woman-Wise1937 Stevens Movie
Love and Hisses1937 Webster Movie
She Had to Eat1937 Duke Stacey Movie
Time Out for Romance1937 Roy Webster Movie
Big Brown Eyes1936 Benjamin 'Benny' Battle Movie
Dimples1936 Stranger (uncredited) Movie
Private Number1936 Sheik - Man Causing Brawl (uncredited) Movie
Sing, Baby, Sing1936 Mac Movie
Small Town Girl1936 Chick Page (uncredited) Movie
36 Hours to Kill1936 Duke Benson Movie
Crash Donovan1936 Harris Movie
Fifteen Maiden Lane1936 Nick Shelby Movie
Navy Born1936 Lt. Steve Bassett Movie
Ring Around the Moon1936 Ted Curlew Movie
Old Man Rhythm1935 Oyster (uncredited) Movie
Princess O'Hara1935 Emcee (uncredited) Movie
Two for Tonight1935 Pooch Donahue Movie
Miss Pacific Fleet1935 Second (scenes deleted) Movie
Night Life of the Gods1935 Cyril Sparks Movie
Straight from the Heart1935 Speed Spelvin Movie
Transient Lady1935 Matt Baxter Movie
The Girl from Missouri1934 New Bellboy with Vase (uncredited) Movie
Gift of Gab1934 Mac Movie
Operator 131934 Union Officer (uncredited) Movie
The Thin Man1934 Taxi Driver (uncredited) Movie
Money Means Nothing1934 Red Miller (uncredited) Movie
Student Tour1934 Mushy Movie
Let's Talk It Over1934 Sailor Jones Movie
I Hate Women1934 Nelson Movie
The Mad Game1933 Gangster (uncredited) Movie
Woman Who Dared, The1933 Kay's Boyfriend Movie
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